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Writing table (bureau plat)

Maker:
Pierre Migeon II (1701–1758)
Date:
ca. 1745–49
Culture:
French, Paris
Medium:
Satiné wood and kingwood and gilt bronze; leather
Dimensions:
Overall: 28 1/2 × 43 1/2 × 23 1/4 in. (72.4 × 110.5 × 59.1 cm)
Classification:
Woodwork-Furniture
Credit Line:
The Lesley and Emma Sheafer Collection, Bequest of Emma A. Sheafer, 1973
Accession Number:
1974.356.162
Not on view
Signature: Twice, under kneehole apron on front and under front left apron: P. MIGEON

Marking: Struck on bronze mounts: crowned C
Lesley and Emma Sheafer , New York (until 1974; bequeathed to MMA)
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